2015 International CES
Wednesday, January 7
Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2006

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8:30-8:45AM
Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2006

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Perspectives

Connecting Generations We all know that kids are digital natives but what happens when they impart their digital wisdom to an older generation? Brenda Rusnak set out to find out and the results are a magical documentary that’s destined to become a movement.

Special Guests:
CEO
Cyber-Seniors Documentary Inc
8:45-9:00 AM
Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2006

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Perspectives

Masterclass: Re-inventing Kids TV for the Digital Generation

Special Guests:
Chief Marketing Officer
DreamWorksTV / AwesomenessTV
9:00-9:30AM
Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2006

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Dueling Robots

Someday robots may boss us around but for the moment, the kids are bossing them around learning a lot about programming and processes along the way. We’ll announce some of the newest of the breed and watch them in a robotic rumble.

Moderator:
Editor
Children's Technology Review
Panelists:
CTO
WowWee
Director of Global Communications
Spin Master
9:30-10:00AM
Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2006

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Master Class: The Secret Ingredient is Freedom

Lego, Minecraft and Toca Boca are three Scandinavian brands that are all at the top of the charts in their respective categories. This is no coincidence, argues Toca Boca Play Designer, Jens Peter de Pedro. These toys and games trust children’s capabilities and provide them with the opportunity to act freely inside well-designed systems. Learn how your product could outperform its competitors, too.

Special Guests:
Play Designer
Toca Boca
10:00-10:45AM
Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2006

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The YouTube Generation

A series of vignettes at what it means to be a digital kid today.

Moderator:
Tech Columnist
Yahoo Tech
Panelists:
Founder & CEO
M5 Consulting, Inc.
Manager, LeapFrog Learning Team
LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc.
CEO
Wild Works
Senior Vice President
Disney Learning
10:45-11:15AM
Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2006

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Audience Challenge: Sparkathon with Anna van Slee

Gary’s Book Club authors Anna van Slee and Carolyn Chandler do for your imagination what the hackathon did for coding. With special guest UX guru Hala Hemayssi.

Moderator:
Author
Otherdoor Entertainment
Panelists:
Co-Founder
ADMCi
Founder
Experience Design Group.
12:15-1:00PM
Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2006

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The Family Tech World according to Pogue

Yahoo Tech columnist offers his unique take on family life in digital times.

Special Guests:
Founder
Yahoo Tech
1-1:30PM
Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2006

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The Business of Being in the Digital Kids Business

Youth electronics are the fastest growing segment in the toy business, but both traditional and new approaches to selling toys are in a state of disruption. From app and online stores to brick-and-mortar toy stores and big box locations, we look at the challenges and the prospects for each. Tom Dusenberry, Dusenberry Entertainment and former CEO of Hasbro Interactive, joins in conversation with Richard Barry, Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer, Toys“R”Us, Inc., for a candid look at the trends and influences shaping the world of kids’ play today. 

Moderator:
Founder/CEO
Dusenberry Entertainment, Inc.
Special Guests:
Executive Vice President, Chief Merchandising Officer
Toys“R”Us, Inc.
1:30-2:00 PM
Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2006

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Master Class With the Spin Master

Ben Varadi, one of Spin Master’s founders, knows a good deal when he sees one. Learn how he thinks about separating the wheat from the chaff and building lasting brands that connect with kids.

Special Guests:
Director of Global Communications
Spin Master
2:00 - 2:30 PM
Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2006

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Meet the Digital Inventors

Hear the success stories of some of the industry’s greatest inventors of products and services in the family arena.

Moderator:
CEO
Global Toy Experts
Panelists:
Co-Founder and President
pi lab
Vice President, Marketing
SnapOne, Inc.
Chief Learning Officer
Tiggly
Founder
Carstens Studios
2:30-3:15PM
Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2006

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Tech That Makes You A Better You

From the kitchen, to your beauty regime, to keeping the family organized, technology is right there helping you achieve your personal and family best.

Moderator:
Exec Producer MommyTech TV
Living in Digital Times
Panelists:
Editor In Chief & VP
WhatToExpect.com
Co-Founder and Head of Product
Bellabeat
Partner
Pure Imagination, LLC
Global Director
L'Oreal Research and Innovation
President and CEO
Prima-Temp, Inc
Head of Marketing for Home Entertainment and Home Appliances
LG Electronics USA
3:30-3:45PM
Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2006

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Making Moments Matter in a High Tech World

The home, not the office, is now the center of innovation.  Whirlpool has been making homes run more efficiently for generations.  Now that the smart home is here we look at how it’s affecting daily life.

Moderator:
Online Editorial Director
Laptop Magazine
Panelists:
Strategic Partnerships, Connected Home
Whirlpool Corporation
3:45-4:30PM
Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2006

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The Super Smart Home

The Internet of Things and smart home automation from the consumer’s POV.

Moderator:
Online Editorial Director
Laptop Magazine
Panelists:
Senior Expert
INNOVZEN
Founder and CEO
Sen.se
Strategic Partnerships, Connected Home
Whirlpool Corporation
4:30 - 5:00PM
Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2006

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Wearables for Women

Fashion and tech converge converge to make a statement like none before!

Moderator:
Global Social Strategist & Researcher
2BalanceU
Panelists:
Communications Director
Narrative
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
HearNotes Inc.
Co-Founder and CEO
Interaxon
CEO
Sensoria Inc.
CMO
S.A.F.E.
CEO
SAFE Family Wearables
5:30 - 5:45PM
Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2006

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Special Demonstration of MySkin

Rahul Mehendale, CEO, mySkin Inc.

5:30-7:00PM
Venetian, Level 2, Bellini 2006

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The Annual KAPi (KidsAtPlay Interactive) Awards and Cocktail Reception